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What Can I Do When I Have a Water Damage Emergency in San Ysidro?

7/12/2022 (Permalink)

A towel blocks water from entering a room during a water damage emergency. We restore water damage 24-hours a day in San Diego!

Our local team in Otay Mesa and San Ysidro is Here to Help ® when you have water damage in your San Ysidro home. Here are some tips for things you can do to mitigate the water damage while waiting for help to arrive:

What To Do After Flooding

  • Remove excess water by mopping and blotting
  • Wipe excess water from wood furniture after removal of lamps and tabletop items
  • Remove and prop wet upholstery and cushions
  • Place aluminum foil or wood blocks between furniture legs and wet carpeting
  • Turn air conditioning on for maximum drying in summer
  • Remove colored rugs from wet carpeting
  • Remove art objects to a safe, dry place
  • Gather loose items from floors

What NOT To Do After Flooding

  • Don’t leave wet fabrics in place
  • Hang furs and leather goods
  • Don’t leave books, magazines, or other colored items on wet carpets or floors
  • Don’t use your household vacuum to remove water
  • Don’t use television or other household appliances
  • Don’t turn on ceiling fixtures if the ceiling is wet, and keep out of rooms where ceilings are sagging

Call Us Today!

When your home or commercial business has a water damage emergency, our local Otay Mesa and San Ysidro team is on call 24-hours a day to respond to your call for help in San Ysidro. We’ll restore your water damage “Like it never even happened.” Call us today at 619-439-2407.

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